© 2014 Bob Hackett
HARBIN MARU was completed in 1915 as a passenger cargo ship for the Osaka Shosen K. K. (OSK) Line, Osaka. In '37, she was chartered by the IJA as a hospital ship. In Jan '42, HARBIN MARU was sunk by an American submarine.
|Kawasaki Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. |
|Dimensions:||396.2’ x 49.5’ x 29.7’|
|Propulsion:||Coupled triple reciprocating steam engine, 5,120 IHP , 1 shaft|
|Speed:||cruising 12.5 knots, max 16.7 knots|